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Inferior

Definition

[n] a character or symbol set or printed or written beneath or slightly below and to the side of another character
[n] one of lesser rank or station or quality
[adj] inferior in rank or status; "the junior faculty"; "a lowly corporal"; "petty officialdom"; "a subordinate functionary"
[adj] falling short of some prescribed norm; "substandard housing"
[adj] of or characteristic of low rank or importance
[adj] of low or inferior quality
[adj] (astronomy) having an orbit between the sun and the Earth's orbit; "Mercury and Venus are inferior planets"
[adj] (printing) written or printed below and to one side of another character
[adj] (anatomy) lower than a given reference point; "inferior alveolar artery"

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